"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.